Gearing Up for Adventure

Bridge Adventure Program students and faculty gathered October 21 at Mountain Hideaway, a local outdoor shop in Lubbock, Texas, to discuss gear and strategies for adventure preparation. As the program gets set for outdoor experiences, including a fall hike in Palo Duro Canyon State Park and the program’s premiere adventure excursion in Grand Canyon NationalContinue reading “Gearing Up for Adventure”

Bridge Adventure Program Selects Inaugural Cohort

The Bridge Adventure Program at Texas Tech University has selected its inaugural cohort of eight students, representing 15 major and minor fields of study across the university.  Bridge Adventure is a new program developed by faculty in the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources to create educational opportunities designed to promote diversity and inclusion in agricultural and natural resources fields through transformative learning experiences related to the natural environment. The program was established with a federallyContinue reading “Bridge Adventure Program Selects Inaugural Cohort”

CASNR Researchers Develop Program Designed to Promote Diversity, Inclusion in Agriculture

When Texas Tech University officially achieved Hispanic-Serving Institution status in 2019, one of the main benefits of the designation was the eligibility of federally funded grant support available under Titles III and V of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 designed to enhance educational opportunities for students.Continue reading “CASNR Researchers Develop Program Designed to Promote Diversity, Inclusion in Agriculture”

5 Reasons to Apply to Bridge Adventure

Bridge Adventure is a new program at Texas Tech University in the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. Open to all students of all majors at Texas Tech, Bridge Adventure is funded through the USDA-NIFA Hispanic Serving Institutions Education Grants Program. The program aims to strengthen diversity and inclusion through experiential learning in outdoor environments. WhyContinue reading “5 Reasons to Apply to Bridge Adventure”

How to Apply to the Bridge Adventure Program

Applying to the Bridge Adventure program is simple. Visit the “Apply” page and follow the link that will take you to the online application. What does the application process look like? The Bridge Adventure application process is completely online. Once you reach the online application, be sure to answer each question and complete the entireContinue reading “How to Apply to the Bridge Adventure Program”